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Filbert Flies

did not like it 1.0  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
A flying penguin? Impossible but true in this comic fantasy about the power of self-confidence. Filbert the penguin is blissfully flying along until a jealous seagull reminds him that penguins can't fly. Then, his self-esteem destroyed, Filbert plummets to the ground! A kindly seal comforts Filbert, reminding him of all his other talents, "You can do anything you want to, ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published February 1st 2003 by NorthSouth (first published 2003)
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Jun 14, 2010 Krystin rated it did not like it
Shelves: kids-picture
Possibly some subtleties were lost in translation, because this book was way too blunt and preachy. Still a nice message, but there could have been many other (more interesting) ways to get there.
Jun 15, 2010 Evan rated it did not like it
Awkward, inelegant, preachy and not so entertaining.
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